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Where LA is most vulnerable to El Niño storms

City officials say despite their preparedness plans, they expect flooding and mudslides, citing recent storms as a glimpse into what's to come.

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Metro Blue Line tracks remain shut following train-car crash

Metro initially said the repairs would take just a few hours but later Monday announced the tracks would be shut down at least through Tuesday's morning commute.

Hollywood Christmas Parade

Hollywood Christmas Parade street closures


Expect grumpy felines, witty magicians, plenty of traffic and limited parking when the annual parade lights up Hollywood on Thanksgiving weekend.

Moreno Valley warehouse project may get lawsuit protections

The center could bring billions of dollars to the community every year. But according to opponents, it could also devastate the local traffic and environment.

Porter Ranch leak has upped state's greenhouse gas output 25 percent

The monthlong leak coming from Southern California Gas Co.'s Aliso Canyon natural gas field is increasing the state's methane load by 25 percent, air regulators say.

The worst traffic bottlenecks in Los Angeles County

A stretch of the 405 ranks as the most congested in the Los Angeles area, according to a report by the American Highway Users Alliance.

Los Angeles to host Navy Fleet Week starting next year

Officials intend to make L.A. Fleet Week an end-of-summer tradition featuring active military ships in the days leading up to and through each Labor Day.

Dodgers hire Dave Roberts as manager

The onetime base stealer and clutch Red Sox player returns to help steer the team where his MLB career began.

Disneyland PeopleMover cars sell for $471,500

Two adjacent cars from the once popular Tomorrowland attraction were a high-ticket item at an auction held this past weekend.

What foods you can/can't bring onto an airplane

Turns out there are a lot of do's and don'ts when it comes to bringing food on a flight. We have some advice.

Metro Blue Line delays in Compton after train-car collision

Customers face delays of up to 20 minutes after an accident between Willowbrook-Rosa Parks and Compton Station. Metro says it hopes to restore service by the afternoon commute.

How to survive the LAX holiday traffic crunch

Uber and Lyft still aren't permitted to operate from LAX, although you can be dropped off. So what are the best ways to get in and out of the airport for the holidays?

As crime rises in Los Angeles, police, community take action

Murders are up 12 percent this year and shooting victims have increased 20 percent. The city is on the cusp of recording its 1,000th shooting victim of the year.

Rapper Snoop Dogg helps deliver 1,500 turkeys in Inglewood

This is the second year the rapper has helped Inglewood pass out the turkeys to families in need.

Former Army captain adjusting to life as Medal of Honor recipient

Florent Groberg is in one of the smallest clubs in the military--recipient of the Medal of Honor. It's the nation's highest distinction, but comes with shadow of tragedy.

West Hollywood honors Transgender Day of Remembrance

West Hollywood's mayor says the events are about changing hearts and minds in a year when there have been more transgender homicide victims than any other on record.